Class A Shipfitter Job Description
ULG has an immediate opening for Class A Shipfitters for a projects in Norfolk, VA. As a Class A Shipfitter for ULG Skilled Trades, you’ll lay out, position, align, and fit together fabricated parts of metal according to layouts, work orders, blueprints, schematics, and sketches in preparation for welding. You will also inspect tack-welds completed by the assigned welder, or in some cases their own tack welding work, for conformance to specifications.
· MUST have 3 years of structural fitter experience
· Ability to work with a tape measure and determine center point
· Able to perform basic math calculations using fractions, carpenter's math
· Proficiency in reading and understanding blueprints
· All Fitters must pass a tack welding test; six-part practical test using an oxy-fuel cutting torch
· May require working above ground
· Must be able to climb ladders or stairs to reach objects, comfortable with heights
· May require working in narrow or confined workspaces for extended periods of time
· May require extensive kneeling, bending, walking and/or standing for long periods of time
· Minimum of 3 years of structural fitter experience
· Must be able to perform fitting and welding work while wearing all required personal protective equipment including, but not limited to, a filtering face piece and /or tight-fitting respirator
· Willing to work overtime, weekends and holidays as needed
· MUST be able to pass a drug screen
· MUST have updated resume with references to support experience with crane
· MUST have reliable transportation and 2 valid ID’s
At ULG our company culture is strong! You work hard us and in return we want to provide you with as many benefits and resources as we can:
· Medical Coverage
· Short- and Long-term disability coverage
· Identity and Theft Protection
· Legal Assistance
· Long Term Opportunities
· Training and Career Growth Opportunities
· The chance to be a part of an amazing team
ULG is committed to connecting good people with good jobs!
ULG is an innovative staffing firm that specializes in placing qualified, skilled, technical and professional talent in virtually any market. Our meticulous dedication to Quality and Safety is a testament to our success.
ULG is a drug free company. ULG is an EOE AA/M/F/VHo/D.
Thank you for your interest in ULG Skilled Trades,
Goal: Provide a sound return on investment of our team members and business partners while developing our employees through a positive and forward looking environment.
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